Review: could Pristiq cause Stop Smoking?


Stop smoking is reported only by a few people who take Pristiq. We study 16,452 people who have side effects while taking Pristiq from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Stop smoking. Find out below who they are, when they have Stop smoking and more.

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Pristiq has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Pristiq 17,811 users)

Stop Smoking

Stop smoking has been reported by people with malaise, feeling abnormal, insomnia, suicidal ideation, abnormal dreams (latest reports from 54,911 Stop smoking patients).

On Aug, 18, 2016

16,452 people reported to have side effects when taking Pristiq.
Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Stop Smoking

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pristiq cause Stop smoking?

Gender of people who have Stop Smoking when taking Pristiq *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Stop Smoking when taking Pristiq *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 33.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (1 person)
  • Nervousness (1 person)
  • Insomnia (1 person)
  • Depression (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Chantix (2 people)
  • Valium (1 person)
  • Percocet (1 person)
  • Neurontin (1 person)
  • Klonopin (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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